Accession Number : AD1047934

Title :   Diverse Data Sets for Impact

Descriptive Note : Technical Report,01 Sep 2012,30 Sep 2017

Corporate Author : University of Wisconsin System Madison United States

Personal Author(s) : Barford,Paul

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Report Date : 01 Feb 2018

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The efforts on this grant have focused on data distribution and research. The developed Internet Atlas portal received over 20K page views by over 11K unique visitors, Effort provided over 50 accounts for access to Internet Atlas, and from Jan. '16 - May '17, 119 datasets were provided (primarily DSHIELD logs and the Internet Long Haul infrastructure data). Effort had 14 research publications in high quality venues. These research activities have focused on understanding details of the Internets physical infrastructure; understanding the perspective on Internet events provided by NTP measurements and developing methods to improve Internet time synchronization; and on using crawlers to reveal details of aspects of web organization and use. Internet Atlas itself has been the subject of numerous articles in both technical and popular press, and has resulted in awards such as Popular Sciences Greatest Innovations of 2017. Atlas has also been presented in the RSA conference, the DHS showcase and is being considered for commercialization.

Descriptors :   internet , information retrieval , data bases , publications , risk analysis , network protocols , computer network security , infrastructure , maps

Subject Categories : Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE